Essays Tagged: "O'Brien"

Roswell Incident

The Roswell IncidentEdward O'BrienMarch 13, 1997CP-11 Period 6OutlineThesis: The Roswell Incident, which enlightened our minds ...

(7 pages) 147 0 4.3 Mar/1997

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Under the Spell. A travel tale. Ireland.

a mongrel dog is Ihave so many ancestral homes to go home to.'UNDER THE SPELLA travel tale by Danny O'brienWe caught the ferry from Le Havre, France to Ireland, land of my ancestors. Every since I was ...

(19 pages) 175 4 3.9 Mar/1997

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

1984 and Animal Farm Compatitive Essay, both by George Orwell

he Party members.The true reality in 1984 is shown only to the reader and some Inner Party members. O'Brien knows the real truth of things as shown by his torturing of Winston. He tells Winston that i ...

(2 pages) 55 0 4.7 Nov/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

1984 By -George Orwell. Summary Chapter 1 and 2

nia. He felt his feelings begin to hateEmmanuel Goldstein, leader of the enemy party. He also spots O'Brien, aparty leader whose eyes he see's a bit of political sympthy. See's younggirl who he dislik ... e returns home andwrites a couple more minutes before going back to work. He remenbers adream where O'Brien tole him he would meet him in a place wher there is nodarkness. He washes his hands and hide ...

(11 pages) 69 0 3.7 Jan/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

1984 by George Orwell - Book Report

Just now I held up the fingers of my hand to you. You saw five fingers. Do you remember that?''Yes.'O'Brien held up the fingers of his left hand, with the thumb concealed.'There are five fingers there ... did not know how long, thirty seconds, perhaps - of luminous certainty, when each new suggestion of O'Brien's had filled up a patch of emptiness and had become absolute truth, and when two and two cou ...

(4 pages) 64 2 2.6 Oct/1995

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Authors

animal testing

ing that is not human. Rotsten has taken on about 250 animal-related cases such as helping Virginia O'Brien legally adopt K.K., an abandoned horse (Jerome 72). Working with animals in research is esse ...

(6 pages) 234 1 4.4 Jan/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Chemistry

Paper on Winston's transformation after Room 101 from 1984 by George Orwell

ing Big Brother for the rest of his existence.Winston has been tortured, in the Ministry of Love by O'Brien for days, maybe weeks or months, we never know. As the torture takes place he never becomes ... y would never be able to separate and he wouldn't be able to live with out ever seeing Julia again. O'Brien asks Winston and Julia, "You are prepared, the two of you, to separate and never see one ano ...

(6 pages) 46 0 4.2 Mar/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

George Orwell's "1984" and Margaret Atwood's "The Handmaids Tale" .

sts occur in both Orwell an Atwood's portrayal of an intended utopia gone wrong,(dystopia).Hence as O'Brien expresses to Winston in order to allow him to realise the power of the Oceanic state; the de ...

(8 pages) 92 0 3.3 Apr/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

"Z for Zachariah" By Robert O' Brien.

when he finally realised that she had no intentions of staying.In conclusion, I believe that Robert O'Briens purpose in writing this novel was to show the reader the consequences of a nuclear war, and ... reader the consequences of a nuclear war, and to let us know how horrifying it would be to survive. O'Brien implies that people can live in peace and harmony, by working and sharing, however, conflict ...

(4 pages) 32 0 5.0 Jun/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Reflection of Breathing Lessons ... O'Brien review.

s nothing compared to actually watching a visual chronicle of a disabled person's life.The sound of O'Brien's voice was unexpected. His idiosyncrasies were surreal. I was amazed to see how much a pers ... much a person could accomplish while being almost completely incapacitated. I was surprised to see O'Brien cross the street in Berkley on his bed with mirrors. For some reason I did not expect him to ...

(2 pages) 38 0 4.3 Oct/2003

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Film Review and Analysis

The things they carried, by tim o'brien, the roles of shame, fear, courage,and heroism in the lives of soldiers

be looked upon as cowards drove them to acts of heroism and stupidity.At the beginning of the book O'Brien is faced with a difficult question should he go to war and possibly face death, or burn his ... uestion should he go to war and possibly face death, or burn his draft card and hide out in Canada? O'Brien packs his bags and prepares to hide out. He stays with an old man in Minnesota, across the r ...

(2 pages) 103 0 1.0 Nov/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

The things they carried, tim o'brien, use of irony, symbol, and point of view to reveal his thoughts on war

How does O'Brien use irony, symbol, and point of view to reveal his thoughts on war?O'Brien uses irony, symbo ... ush so much more powerful than it would have been if, The Man I Killed, wasn't included in the book.O'Brien's use of point of view, symbol, and irony allow him to tell many different powerful stories ...

(1 pages) 89 0 5.0 Nov/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Notes for 1984 by George Orwell

agmatic and optimistic, her rebellion against the Party is small and personal, for her own enjoymentO'Brien- mysterious, powerful, and sophisticated member of the Inner Party, Winston believes he is a ... ith Hate week coming, is full of life and celebration, including the prole.Chapter 6- Winston meets O'Brien, which has been his lifelong dream. He feels he has finally begun his path towards rebelling ...

(6 pages) 51 0 4.0 Jan/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Reasearch methods in Nursing Studies

and vomiting is a significant problem, which apparently affects seventy percent of pregnant women (O'Brien). Even though psychological factors may play a part in severity and duration (Abraham,S.), n ... sea and vomiting in pregnant women?3. The Significance of the ResearchIn the abstract of her study, O'Brien states that the woman's experience of nausea and vomiting should be further studied. She sta ...

(3 pages) 233 0 3.0 Feb/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine

"George Orwell" and the Mad World: The Anti-Universe of 1984.

"I shall save you, Winston, I shall make you perfect." So O'Brien, the Grand Inquisitor of 1984, has said to the antihero Winston Smith, in one of the dream s ... tion of an insane view of reality by the strong few upon the weak many, through overwhelming force. O'Brien must "save" Winston, but this is religious salvation turned backward, and its purpose is to ... n the world, if only the victim is understood by his torturer, as Winston feels he is understood by O'Brien.In the mad world of 1984, all human relationships are based on pain, either its infliction o ...

(15 pages) 97 0 4.3 Jun/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

The things they carried - does the war ever end for the soldiers

During The Things They Carried O'Brien illustrates that the Vietnam as traumatic and destructive as it was will never end for those ... r has had mental and physical effects on some of the soldiers after the war had finished. As far as O'Brien is concerned he believes that these experiences of war continue to haunt their victims for y ... ter they have taken place. These experiences are the things they carried.Throughout the whole novel O'Brien is recalling moments from the war in which he feels haunt him most. He is telling us these s ...

(2 pages) 39 0 0.0 Aug/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Real Man!

competition. In the essay "Giving up the gun" by Andre Dubus and "How to tell a true war story" by O'Brien, authors indicate that manhood must be earned through moral character, Patriotism and hard w ...

(2 pages) 20 0 2.3 Aug/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

What the governemnt on 1984 did to control Winston's thoughts.

they do not know how to control the mind. Thus lacking in their goal almost completely because, as O'Brien mentions, power over matter is not nearly as important as having power over human thought an ... g power are over matter and over mind. The easier of the two to conquer is power over matter, or as O'Brien defines it "external reality" (Orwell 264), which is, was, or will be in the material world. ...

(5 pages) 23 0 3.0 Mar/2005

Subjects: Law & Government Essays

Comparing historical data from Grand Expectations by James T. Patterson and ficitional work the things they carried by tim o'brien on perspectives of the vietnam war.

When comparing Patterson's Grand Expectations and O'Brien's The Things They Carried, each coincides with one another and gives accurate details of the ... atly enhance a reader's historical knowledge of the Vietnam War. Patterson's Grand Expectations and O'Brien's The Things They Carried show the significant stresses of war whether it be on a solider in ... ng race, class, and age. Evidence of this division can be seen within The Things They Carried, when O'Brien is recalling his actions to being drafted. While he is opposed to the war, he thinks about t ...

(5 pages) 23 0 0.0 Jun/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History > North American Wars

Juvenile Justice.

imately 100 times in her Somerville home. The revolting Downing murder and ensuing arrest of Edward O'Brien Jr., a 15-year-old juvenile whom prosecutors say committed the heinous crime, sent shockwave ... e state. When Somerville District Court Judge Paul P. Hefferman ruled that the Commonwealth try Mr. O'Brien as a juvenile, those shockwaves grew in intensity, and the citizens of Massachusetts, fed up ...

(12 pages) 277 1 3.0 Oct/2005

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law > Issues